LuLu Sewell, Emory University

9/9/2002

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Sept. 9, 2002

LuLu Sewell, Emory University
Jr., Outside Hitter, 5-8 (Gardnerville, Nev. - Douglas H.S.)

LuLu Sewell, a 5-8 junior outside hitter for preseason No. 7 Emory University (5-3), has been selected the AVCA/Sports Imports Division III National Player of the Week. Sewell averaged 5.62  kills per game, while hitting .476 (73-14-124) in helping the Eagles to a 3-1 record at the River City Classic hosted by Trinity University. She hit .786 with 12 kills and a lone error in 14 attempts in Emory's sweep of preseason No. 12 Wisconsin-Oshkosh. The Eagles then dropped a three-gamer to preseason No. 5 Trinity, but Sewell produced a 28-kill effort, which ranks third-best in Emory history and is the Eagles' best non-five game performance. She tallied 27 digs (2.08 per game) and eight blocks (0.62 per game) on the weekend, and. her performance landed Sewell a spot on the all-tournament squad.

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